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Taking the Paris Principles to Asia. A study of Three Human Rights Commissions in Southeast Asia: Indonesia, Malaysia and the Philippines
CMI Report | Jun 2007
The report studies three human rights commissions in Southeast Asia in light of the so-called Paris Principles. These principles are the authoritative ...
Human rights, Southeast Asia, Philippines, Malaysia, Indonesia
Mapping evidence gaps in anti-corruption: Assessing the state of the operationally relevant evidence on donors' actions and approaches to reducing corruption
U4 Issue | Nov 2012
This paper charts the current evidence on effectiveness of different anti-corruption reforms, and identifies significant evidence gaps. Despite a substantial ...
Anti-corruption, Corruption, Donor, Interventions, Civil society, Public sector reform, Budget support, Review, Evidence, Operational guidance, Assessment, evaluation measurement
Journal Article | Jan 2009
Since the early 1990s, many countries in sub-Saharan Africa have established semi-autonomous revenue authorities (ARAs), organisationally distinct from ...
Taxation, Tax administration, State authority
Poverty among Sudanese communities along the eastern borders: A case study from the Kassala and Gedarif States
Sudan Working Paper | Jun 2017
The data for this paper was collected through a survey aimed at reviewing the socioeconomic conditions of the communities living along the Sudanese border ...
ARUSS, Sudan, Kassala, Gedarif
Tribal representation & local land governance in India: A case study from the Khasi Hills of Meghalaya
CMI Working Paper | Apr 2017
In India, the Schedule Tribes have remained on the fringes of growth, but less so in the majority tribal areas of the North East. This has increased the ...
tribal areas, Sixth Schedule, rights of ownership, Meghalaya, Khasi Hills, Jaintia Hills, Shillong township, Mowtari Mowlang village, India
Project | Jan 1998
Research grant from the United States Institute of Peace. The article is focusing on structures of co-operation and evasion in the international refugee ...
Book Chapter | Jan 1997
Development interventions and pastoral dynamics in Southern Ethiopia Johan Helland Pastoralists, et
CMI Working Paper | Jan 2004
A model of repeated play of a coordination game, where stage games have a location in social space, and players receive noisy signals of the true location ...
Conventions, Coordination game, Equilibrium selection, JEL classification: C73
Journal Article | Jan 2006
A model of repeated play of a coordination game, in which stage games have a location in social space and players receive noisy signals of the true location ...
U4 Brief | Mar 2008
A recent anti-corruption initiative targeting Peru's education sector was undertaken jointly by the Office of the Ombudsman and Transparency International's ...
education, english, corruption, anti-corruption, Peru, Latin America, Peru
U4 Brief | Jul 2009
Corruption plays a role in structuring wildlife governance systems in many African states. Donor efforts to support wildlife reforms in East and Southern ...
natural resource management, wildlife, tanzania, namibia
Newspaper Op-Ed | Oct 2014
Nepal is in the process of forming a federal state, where the map is likely to be drawn based on the ethnic composition of the provinces. But will, in ...
Report in External Series | Jan 2011
This report argues that billions of dollars in international assistance to Afghanistan in the past decade have created a rentier state that is unprecedented ...
Transition, sustainability, Afghanistan
Book Chapter | Jan 2003
Human security and the protection of refugees Astri Suhrke Refugees and forced displacement: Intern
Report in External Series | Nov 2010
In this thematic paper I will reconsider the connections between natural resources and conflict. Aimed at producing a state of the art review of the research ...
Natural Resource, Conflict
Institutional arrangements for corruption prevention: Considerations for the implementation of the United Nations convention against corruption article 6
U4 Issue | Apr 2009
What kind of institutions does a state need to have in place to effectively prevent corruption? What does it mean, when article 6 of the UN Convention ...
UNCAC, United Nations Convention against Corruption, anti-corruption policy, policy implementation, knowledge dissemination, institutional arrangements, anti-corruption conventions
Report in External Series | Nov 2012
Nigeria has experienced military coups, a civil war and very poor economic development, and its population is more impoverished today than at independence. ...
Resource curse, democracy, ruling elites. political economy, Nigeria
Book Chapter | Jan 2010
Reflecting on recent patterns of judicialization in Latin America, Guillermo O'Donnell pointed to the relationship between judicialization and juridification, ...
CMI Report | Jan 2002
This report addresses the problem of foreign funding of political parties in newly democratised African states. The report identifies some problems associated ...
CMI Report | Jan 2005
Afghanistan has within the span of three years moved from a complex political emergency to a nascent state-building process, a process that is not yet ...
Aid evaluation, Nongovernmental organizations, Afghanistan, Asia: Afghanistan